Skills Active is the transitional industry training organisation for recreation, exercise, sport and performing arts. We are a non-profit organisation supporting Aotearoa businesses, organisations, iwi and community enterprises to get their staff and volunteers trained and qualified.
Talented high school athlete and aspiring engineering student Cody Lokotui has been awarded the Skills Active Māori Sports Scholarship for 2021.
Eric Schusser describes cross-country skiing as a very peaceful but also a social sport. In 2021 he and the team at Snow Farm have been helping more people to enjoy it, through their work to develop a skills pathway for cross-country ski instructors.
Kat Reweti-Russell spent 18 months working at Skills Active Aotearoa, but her career as a Skills Active assessor has been much longer than that - and now she is helping others to become great assessors as well.
Working with people as they find their ‘aha’ moments is what keeps Rebecca Harford coming into work every day.
Skills Active today ceases to be the standard-setting body for sport, recreation and performing arts, and hands over this function to the newly established workforce development council, Toi Mai.
New Zealand needs well-trained, qualified staff.
Our qualifications are a stepping stone to your future.